The Extensions Specialists Fleet, GU51 4
Welcome to CC Top Builders. If you are considering an extensions, you have come to right place. For over ten years CC Top Builders does extensions all over Fleet, GU51 4 for families wishing to turn the empty roof space in their homes into an extra living area. We have completed literally thousands of extensions over the last ten years and have gained invaluable experience in the construction process but also in ensuring all our customers receive great service.
The best attic conversion company in Fleet
Most extensions are completed with in two weeks, and disruption to the household is kept to a minimum. All carpets and flooring are fully covered before commencement of work. All rubbish and debris are taken away on completion of the conversion or extension.
Free Extensions Consultation
We offer free extensions consultations, free quotations and a totally professional service from start to finish. If you want to convert your attic, or need insulation added to your current conversion, renovate or refurbish your house, kitchen or just anything, then call us on 020 3389 8528.
Why Choose CC Top Builders?
- Specialists in extensions in extensions area.
- General Building Work including extensions, sheds etc.
- 10+ years experience.
- Architect Certificate of Compliance (if requested).
- Top quality Velux windows used.
- Dormer windows also available.
- Custom made stairs supplied and installed.
- Choice of wood or plastered finish.
- Most attics completed in under 8 days.
- Full job, start to finish, including plumbing and electrics.
- En-suites installed if required.
- Hip Roof Extensions (subject to planning permission).
- All rubbish taken away on completion of your attic.
- RSJs installed.
- References available on request.
- Free no-obligation quotes.
- Excellent rates.
- Fully Insured.
- See our gallery of pictures for ideas.
- Just want a Velux Window installed? No problem, we can supply and install a Velux in your kitchen or attic.
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7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and renovating is not something that we do really frequently, so it goes without stating that choosing a builder can be a challenging decision with considerable consequences if you get it wrong. By preventing these common errors you’re most likely to take pleasure in a tension free construct and eliminate budget plan blow outs.
Selecting the incorrect kind of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or renovating you must only be talking with contractors who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are developing a new house you should only be speaking to home builders who are experienced in brand-new houses. The best brand-new house builder in town could be the worst option to develop your extension since there is so much different about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling projects; however that is often since they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far too many people select a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of essential items missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and exhaustive the illustrations may appear, there will generally be a great deal of things missing from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the home builders have actually just been supplied with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a lot of important products missing from the quote and an extremely high possibility that will cause extra expenses and potential dispute with the builder. To prevent this you should always provide the builders with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule along with the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend what will be included in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you receive will be far more extensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most affordable quote is the right cost
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some loan, but if that quote is substantially less expensive than the other quotes then you must be really careful prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of similar quotes need to be providing you some clues as to exactly what the right rate is to finish the job. Picking a builder that has actually offered a quote that is significantly less than other quotes may cause future concerns if in reality the builder has actually made an error with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending lingo in the quote
There are a few terms that you definitely must comprehend when assessing quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater threat of additional expenses during construction and your budget plan burning out. There are 2 crucial terms that will be crucial in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a responsibility to include figures that are sensible, there is likewise a substantial range in the expense of numerous products that could be thought about practical. For instance, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are likewise toilets readily available for over 3000. You need to be especially alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases used to make a quote appearance competitive when in fact it might actually be extremely misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so essential to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking with existing clients
It’s simple for builders to give you the information of a few customers who they know have actually mored than happy with their services; and because of that asking builders for recommendations is a little bit of a waste of time as they are just going to provide you details of individuals who will state the ideal thing. Instead, you ‘d be better recommended to ask the builder for the contact details of a number of present customers. Existing customers will give you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed while doing so
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on website everyday, whilst some building companies will have a team of individuals and the person who prepares and presents the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the build … you may never see them throughout the remainder of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be crucial to guarantee an effective outcome, so ensure you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing what is left out from the quote
One of the very best ways to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm exactly what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great way to discover any of those products that might have been assumed by either party are either included or excluded. Lighting, for instance, frequently produces confusion and ends in dispute if it is not made clear at the outset. A builder might quote for lights, nevertheless that will typically just include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely anticipating that light fittings are consisted of